Applications were solicited for women only, for admission to the 4 year B.Sc. (Nursing) Courses starting in 2021 at the nursing colleges of the armed forces medical services.
The program takes place at the CON at AFMC Pune (40 seats); CH (EC) Calcutta (30); INHS Asvini (40); AH (R&R) New Delhi (30); CH (CC) Lucknow (40); CH (AF) Bangalore (40) (total 220 seats)
Eligibility: Applicants must be single / divorced / legally separated / widowed female citizens of India without charges. The applicant must be born between 1st October 1996 and 30e September 2004 (both days included).
The candidate must have passed the first attempt, the upper secondary examination (10 + 2) or the equivalent examination (12 years of schooling) in physics, chemistry, biology (botany and zoology) and English with at least 50% of marks global as a regular student of a statutory / recognized board / university / examining body. Those who will take the final year of the qualifying exam during the current academic session may also apply provisionally subject to the presentation of proof of passing the qualifying exam with the required subjects and grades. before joining the course.
Physical standards – Medical fitness will be determined according to standards
applicable to the Commission in the Armed Forces as amended from time to time. Details are given on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in
Selection process: The selection will be based on a computerized examination lasting 90 minutes and covering 150 points, likely to take place in April 2021. The computerized examination will consist of 50 questions, each carrying 1 point each of them. general english; General intelligence and science (biology, physics and chemistry). There must be no negative marking
Those who qualify for the computerized examination will be called for an interview and a medical examination in June 2021 at selected centers. The interview has a maximum weight of 100 points.
Final selection will be based on the combined merit of the computerized examination and interview, subject to the applicant’s medical suitability, choice and vacancy at each college. Details regarding seat reservation are given in the notification on www.joinindianarmy.nic.in
Admission to colleges of nursing will be based on choice of merit, subject to medical suitability and vacancies in each college. Selected candidates must sign an agreement / engagement to serve in the military nursing service. During the training, they will receive a free ration, housing, a uniform allowance and a monthly allowance. Upon successful completion of the final year university examination for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing course, applicants will be offered a permanent / short commission in nursing service, subject to medical suitability. They will have to repay the bond money in accordance with the fulfilled obligation in the event of withdrawal from the course, completion of training, or refusal to accept the commission in the MNS, if offered.
The date of declaration of the results of the respective universities will be the commission date for the applicants.
Application: The application can be submitted online at www.joinindianarmy.nic.in from the 17the February 2021 at 5 p.m. on the 10the March 2021. Eligible applicants will be able to pay the online application processing fee of Rs 750 / -. Upon successful online payment, a bank reference number (DU number) will be generated for all future correspondence.
For more details, visit www.joinindianarmy.nic.in